As New Zealand’s specialist recruitment agency for digital marketing, media and technology jobs, we spend all day meeting and assessing digital talent. Our candidates are from a variety of digital disciplines including:
Ad Operations & Programmatic, Digital Media Planning & Buying, Customer Success, Media & Tech Sales, Insights & Analytics, Digital Marketing.
These profiles represent a sample of excellent candidates we have met recently. Please get in touch for more details on the candidates, to discuss a vacancy or to have a chat about any other area of digital recruitment.
This charming candidate is a real unicorn within social media, in that they truly understand the media planning and buying part of social media, as well as having an in-depth understanding of the creative content development process. They are currently working at a full-service digital marketing agency as a Social Media Manager, running a small team. Here, they’re tasked with selling social media solutions into clients, developing innovative and effective strategies to help clients with ROI-driven goals such as increasing online sales. This involves a lot of content creation for various social media channels, especially Facebook, then setting up and optimising paid social campaigns. They hold a bachelor’s degree from a NZ university and are now seeking a new challenge within an agency or a brand. Please contact us ASAP for further details on this candidate, or to arrange a meeting.
This candidate has just over two years’ experience in digital performance marketing and is currently a Digital Media Executive at an Auckland media agency. Here, they spend 70% of their time setting up and optimizing SEM and programmatic campaigns. The other 30% is split over social and native. They speak and present to clients and currently manage about 20 accounts overall. They hold a master’s degree from a NZ university and are now focused on the next step forwards in their career, which they hope will be at a larger agency in a role which utilizes their strongly performance-focused background. Please contact us ASAP for further details on this candidate, or to arrange a meeting.
With excellent client-facing abilities and sound exposure to paid search, paid social and planning/buying, this candidate is a little gem. They are currently working at a major, Auckland media agency as a Digital Account Executive. In this role, they work primarily with SEM, however they have also done some programmatic planning as well as some display planning and buying. They’ve done client presentations and have been involved in pitches, and they enjoyed this part of the job. They hold a bachelor’s degree from a NZ university. With 5 weeks’ notice period, they are now seeking a new role that utilises their biddable media experience across paid search, paid social and planning/buying. Please contact us ASAP for further details on this candidate, or to arrange a meeting.
This superb candidate has deep skills with programmatic advertising and is adept in setting programmatic strategy, as well as campaign set up, optimisation and reporting. They are currently working in London as a Senior Programmatic Trader where they develop programmatic media strategy – and also get their hands dirty with building and executing the campaign with the assistance of a junior. They have an in-depth knowledge of DV360, The Trade Desk and Amazon’s DSP. They are now looking to utilise their UK/NZ dual citizenship and move to New Zealand. They have a 2 Month notice period. Please contact us ASAP for further details on this candidate, or to arrange a meeting.
This is a fabulous candidate with a strong digital performance background and international work experience. They began their career working as a Programmatic Trader in Singapore, gaining expertise in programmatic buying and using various DSPs and Ad exchanges. They then moved to a major media agency as a Digital Planner where they planned and bought campaigns across display, programmatic, paid social and search. They then moved to their current role within an ecommerce brand side where they assist in the planning and execution of digital campaigns on various paid and organic platforms (social, display, SEM, SEO, programmatic, content partnership and video). They hold a bachelor’s degree from an English-speaking university, majoring in Psychology. This candidate is now looking to move to New Zealand and as such is seeking a digital role in wither a media agency or on the client-side. Please contact us ASAP for further details on this candidate, or to arrange a meeting.
This is an intelligent and driven young person who is well trained in buy-side digital campaign implementation and is looking for a chance to get into planning and buying. They’re currently a Digital Media Executive at a leading Auckland media agency, where they have been for just under 2 years. Here, they work in the ad operations team to assist in the planning, buying, monitoring and reporting of digital campaigns for a varied client base. They carry out trafficking, reporting and tagging. They talk to publishers and occasionally speak to clients. They hold a bachelor’s degree in Commerce from a New Zealand University, and are now looking to take the next step and get into a digital planning and buying role. Please contact us ASAP for further details on this candidate, or to arrange a meeting.
An outstanding digital media specialist with experience from here in New Zealand as well as overseas, this candidate will be a huge asset to any media agency. They are currently working at one of New Zealand’s leading media agencies as a senior digital media specialist. Here they work on a number of key accounts, planning digital media strategy for large brands. They also get involved in campaign implementation and optimisation when needed. Previously, they worked overseas in one of the world’s most advanced digital markets at a well-known global media agency as the Digital Director on a key account. They grew digital media spend by 5x on this account and led a team of between 5 to 15 as the account needs grew. They hold a bachelor’s degree in science from a leading global university, ranked in the top 25 in the world. They are now seeking an exciting new opportunity that offers a challenge. Please contact us ASAP for further details on this candidate, or to arrange a meeting.
A friendly and motivated candidate who has excellent experience from overseas as a Trader for mobile programmatic campaigns. Performance-driven and extremely sharp, they would be perfect for an agency environment. After graduating from a bachelor’s degree, they joined a mobile programmatic ad tech platform and worked for 2 years as a Trader, setting up and optimising mobile programmatic campaigns. They then came to NZ to undertake their Master’s degree in marketing, which they have now completed. This candidate is now seeking a new role within programmatic – ideally, as a Trader. Please contact us ASAP for further details on this candidate, or to arrange a meeting.
This is a bright, ambitious individual with excellent communication skills and about 1.5 years’ experience within SEM and programmatic campaign management and optimisation. Their professional experience is all gained from well-known New Zealand companies including a large media agency. Their experience has been around campaign set up, optimisation and reporting and they have used Google AdWords, Google Analytics, Google Search Ads 360, Facebook Ads Manager, MediaMath and DV360. They hold a bachelor’s degree in Commerce, majoring in business, and a post-grad diploma in marketing. This candidate is now seeking a suitable new role in SEM or programmatic where they can work closely with the platforms, focusing on implementation, optimisation and reporting. Please contact us ASAP for further details on this candidate, or to arrange a meeting.